This page contains our main research publications relating to the area of media literacy. If you cannot find the research you require, please search our research and data publications.
This study provides a small-scale, detailed qualitative complement to Ofcom's quantitative surveys of media literacy, interviewing the same 19 individuals each year about their media habits and attitudes.
A research project that follows 18 children, aged 8-15 at the beginning of the study, over three years, interviewing them on camera each year about their media habits and attitudes.
Research that looks at media use, attitudes and understanding, and how these change over time, with a particular focus on those groups that tend not to participate digitally.
This report gives an overview of UK adults’ online use of services and content in a range of citizen-orientated areas.
Find out what media literacy is, why it's important and how Ofcom approaches it.